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Lawsuit filed against Secretary of State to protect 17-year-old Ohioans’ right to vote in presidential primary


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Lawsuit filed against Secretary of State to protect 17-year-old Ohioans’ right to vote in presidential primary

Fair Elections Legal Network

COLUMBUS, OH - Columbus, OH – A national voting rights organization filed a lawsuit today challenging Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted’s rule that denies 17-year-old voters the right to vote for presidential delegates in Tuesday’s primary. The Fair Elections Legal Network and Columbus attorney Rachel Bloomekatz, who is joining the law firm Gupta Wessler PLLC, filed the lawsuit in the Franklin County Court of Common Pleas on behalf of nine plaintiffs.

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